Trade to countries according to the Harmonised System 1996 - 2012Figures
Imports, exports value and balance of trade of goods; according to the chapters of the Harmonised System and country (groups).
Holiday groceries relatively cheap in SpainArticles
Out of the five most visited holiday destinations, Spain is the cheapest for holidaymakers who buy their own groceries.
Number of teenage mothers declining steadilyArticles
The number of teen mums in the Netherlands is relatively low.
Road haulage by foreign lorries up againArticles
Road haulage to and from the Netherlands and by home country of haulier.
Nearly 180 thousand jobs filled by Polish workersArticles
In 2017, over 838 thousand jobs in the Netherlands were filled by foreign workers. Polish workers constitute the largest group, occupying nearly 180 thousand jobs.
100 thousand adults with morbid obesityArticles
One percent of the Dutch population aged 20 years or older are morbidly obese.
Slowdown population growth in 2012Articles
Nearly 16.8 million people were living in the Netherlands on 1 January 2013, an increase by 48 thousand relative to one year previously. On balance, 13 thousand people from abroad settled in the Netherlands...
Population up by over 32 thousand in first half of 2018Articles
The population of the Netherlands grew by more than 32 thousand in the first six months of 2018. This is slightly less than in the same period last year, when 35 thousand residents were added on balance.
Population growth still determined by migrationArticles
Netherlands, 1st half of 2017: 100 thousand immigrants, 69 thousand emigrants, 82 thousand births, 78 thousand deaths
Dutch Trade in Facts and Figures, 2021Publications
This publication contains information on internationalisation in the Netherlands. Exports and imports of goods and services, export earnings, value chains, multinationals and investment are covered extensively.
Population up by over 100 thousand in 2017Articles
The population of the Netherlands again saw relatively strong growth in 2017.
Lower gains in life expectancy here and in the EUArticles
Both in the Netherlands and in the EU, the increase in life expectancy is slowing down compared to previous periods. The largest increase was between 2003 and 2008. The Netherlands saw a relatively lower...
Integration a step forward with the second generationArticles
The second generation, born in the Netherlands, is starting to become the face of the population with a non-western background in Dutch society
The Netherlands ranks among the EU top in digital skillsArticles
The Netherlands is one of the countries in Europe with the largest share of inhabitants who are proficient in using the internet, computers and software (digital skills).
R&D expenditure 4 percent up in 2018Articles
In 2018, Dutch enterprises, institutions and the higher education sector spent around 16.7 billion euros on Research & Development (R&D), using own and hired personnel.
Increased cultivation of protein cropsArticles
The agricultural area utilised for the cultivation of protein crops in the Netherlands stood at 9 thousand hectares in 2018,, an increase of 38 percent relative to 2008 (5.6 hectares).
Investment climate; entrepreneurship international comparison 1990-2012Figures
Entrepreneurship, firm turbulence, fast growing enterprises, propensity towards entrepreneurship and self - employment rate broken down by region
Regular residence permits; citizenship, 2005-2011Figures
Regular residence permits; temporary and permanent permits citizenship
Investment climate; old-and young-age dependency intern. comparison,'00-'50Figures
Young- and old-age dependency ratio (prognoses) broken down by country EU and OECD countries, 2000-2050
Nearly one-quarter of non-Dutch voters are PolishArticles
Around 13.5 million inhabitants of the Netherlands are eligible to vote in the upcoming European Parliament elections. Of this group, 3.6 percent do not hold the Dutch nationality but do have EU citizenship.
Population growth in 2014 nearly 73 thousand: more immigrants and more babiesArticles
The population growth rate in the Netherlands has risen again in 2014. The population grew by nearly 73 thousand last year. Immigration increased further to a record high of 181 thousand. Emigration remained...
International trade; Imports and exports of services by country, 2003-2013Figures
Imports; exports; services broken down into various types of services Countries
Guests in hotels; by country of residence and region '98-'11Figures
Guests in hotels; by country of residence and region Provinces, tourist regions, 4 important cities, and with/without stars